RELATIONSHIPS, GENDER AND SEXUALITY

EDU4RGS

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students examine a range of issues related to the formation, maintenance and dissolution of human relationships within a context of social change. Beginning with histories and perspectives on gender and 'family', students explore a number of topics focusing on the sexual health of individuals including the development of sexual identity, disability and sexuality, sexual rights, ethics and consent. Approaches to comprehensive sexuality education are also considered.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCathleen Farrelly

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsBook of ReadingsPrescribedFarrelly, C (compiler)BENDIGO: LA TROBE UNIVERSITY

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCathleen Farrelly

Class requirements

Lecture
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus online learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Reflection on chosen topic (750-1000 words)20
Research essay (2,000-words)40
Small group presentation (10 mins) and critique of teaching resource or strategy (750 words)20
Weekly response to readings (200 words)Hurdle requirement of 80% attendance at workshops20